PTA lifts ban on TikTok in Pakistan
KARACHI: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has decided to lift ban on TikTok social media application, 10 days after it imposed the ban.
The TikTok management has assured that it would block the accounts embroiled in producing obscene and immoral content.
“TikTok is being unlocked after assurance from management that they will block all accounts repeatedly involved in spreading obscenity and immorality.
“TikTok will moderate the account in accordance with the local laws,” the PTA announced in a tweet.
Earlier, the spokesperson for PTA had said that the ban was imposed for sharing immodest and improper content on the social media platform. He had said people had complained about the content to the regulatory authority.
He had said a final notice had been issued to the TikTok and it was given time to submit its reply. He had said the management of the application was informed about the ban.